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Air warfare

by Peter G. Cooksley

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Published by Arms & Armour Press, Distributed in the USA by Sterling in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Air warfare -- History -- 20th century -- Encyclopedias.,
  • Airplanes, Military -- Encyclopedias.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPeter G. Cooksley [with Bruce Robertson].
    GenreEncyclopedias.
    SeriesThe encyclopedia of 20th century conflict
    ContributionsRobertson, Bruce, 1920-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsUG628 .C66 1997
    The Physical Object
    Pagination287 p. :
    Number of Pages287
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL412942M
    ISBN 101854092235
    LC Control Number98115327
    OCLC/WorldCa37762620

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